Mikko Koivu had a goal and two assists for the Minnesota Wild, who opened up a home-and-home series by beating the Calgary Flames 3-1 victory on Saturday night.
E.J. Hradek weighs the winners and losers from Day 1 of NHL free agency. The Penguins are loaded for bear and the Canucks may have enough to finally play for the Cup. The Rangers? Don't ask.
Daymond Langkow and Dion Phaneuf scored 41 seconds apart in the third period and the Flames rallied to beat the Canucks 3-2 on Tuesday night, moving into first in the Northwest Division.
Kings, Flames exchange centers